Nelson Bay Weather


Newcastle Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.3°C falling
Updated at 19:40 EST

Hunter for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog about the Lower Hunter in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.3°C falling
Dew Point 14.6°C falling
Feels Like 16.5°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
NE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1023.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 18.1°C
Tocal 19.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Newcastle

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Hunter, Eden, Illawarra, Sydney and Batemans coasts

Weatherpulse

Newcastle 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 20
Sat
Sep 21
Sun
Sep 22
Mon
Sep 23
Tue
Sep 24
Wed
Sep 25
Thu
Sep 26

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 19°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 9°C 9°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 70% 10% 5% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 25km/h
ENE
ENE 34km/h
ENE
NE 22km/h
NE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
ESE 20km/h
ESE
W 19km/h
W
SW 22km/h
SW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SE 20km/h
SE
W 14km/h
W
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 73% 68% 71% 55% 71% 76% 65% 37% 58% 49% 63% 54% 78% 64%
Dew Point 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 12°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 12°C

Newcastle Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:20 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:12 EST
moon
rise
Fri 23:17 EST
set
Sat 09:52 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 22
moon
Sun
Sep 29
moon
Sun
Oct 6
moon
Mon
Oct 14

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 20
16.1°C 21°C 1.2mm
Thu
Sep 19
14.6°C 21.4°C 48.0mm
Wed
Sep 18
10.6°C 21.6°C 72.0mm
Tue
Sep 17
14.5°C 17.8°C 3.4mm
Mon
Sep 16
13.5°C 28.5°C 0.0mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1096.7mm
100.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
902.5mm
102 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
908.3mm
99 Day(s)
Wettest Day
106.8mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
7.3°C
Sep 11
Highest Temperature
34.7°C
Feb 12

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.3°C
11th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
18th 1969
Average This Month
12.8°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
16th
Highest On Record
34.2°C
24th 2006
Average This Month
21.1°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
21.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
72.0mm
18th
Total This Month
141.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.3mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
311.9mm
1932
Driest On Record
1.5mm
2003
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